TV Critic

Matthew Gilbert

Matthew Gilbert is the TV critic at the Boston Globe. Before that, he covered books and movies for the Globe, as well as celebrity and author interviews. He has written for Slate and and was the managing editor of the Boston Review. His book “Off the Leash: A Year at the Dog Park” was published by St. Martin’s Press in 2014.

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TV Critic’s Corner

A Stormy forecast for ‘60 Minutes’

By , Globe Staff

The porn star is promising to disclose details of her alleged affair with the president in an interview with Anderson Cooper.

Buzzsaw | Matthew Gilbert

‘The Americans’ goes back into the cold

By , Globe Staff

“The Americans” returns for its final season, with a real-world resonance that has only grown over the duration of the series.

Television Review

In FX’s ‘Trust,’ a rich telling of the Getty kidnapping

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Danny Boyle brings his filmmaking finesse to a familiar story.

TV Critic’s Corner

Sorry, ‘Homeland,’ but I’m through with you

By , Globe Staff

Through good seasons and bad, I’d always been a loyal viewer, but it’s time to move on.